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Einar Eriksson

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameEinar Sven Axel•Eriksson
Used nameEinar•Eriksson
Nick/petnamesNan
Born20 October 1921 in Ljusdal (SWE)
Died5 August 2009 in Enköping (SWE)
Measurements60 kg
AffiliationsSundbybergs TK, Sundbyberg (SWE)
NOC Sweden

Biography

Einar Eriksson had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1953 World Championships Featherweight class (307.5 kg); 3rd in the 1950 European Championships Featherweight class (295.0 kg); 3rd in the 1953 European Championships Featherweight class (307.5 kg).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1952 Summer Olympics Weightlifting SWE Einar Eriksson
Featherweight, Men (Olympic) 17